76points

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

88points

Sony WH-1000XM3

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
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Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 vs Sony WH-1000XM3

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
76
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points
Sony WH-1000XM3

Why is Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 better than Sony WH-1000XM3?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Sweat resistance
    ?
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.2
  • 1g lighter
    ?

    254gvs255g
  • 5 more microphone(s)
    ?

    8vs3
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.5hvs3h

Why is Sony WH-1000XM3 better than Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700?

  • 18h longer battery life
    ?

    38hvs20h
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Can be folded
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • 0.14m longer cable
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    1.2mvs1.06m

Price comparison

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Buy used:

$119.99

ProductStorePrice
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control - Black
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$279.00
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 AmazonBose Quietcontrol 30 Wireless Headphones...Bose Quietcontrol 30 Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black
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$229.00
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 AmazonSennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless Noise Can...Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones with Alexa, Auto On/Off, Smart Pause Functionality and Smart Control App, Black
Amazon logo
$310.28
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$217.99
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 Series II Wireless ...Bose QuietComfort 35 Series II Wireless Noise-Canceling Headphones (Black) (789564-0010) + AOM Bundle - International Version (1 Year AOM Warranty)
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$229.00
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 aliexpressBose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 Blu...Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 Bluetooth Wireless Bluetooth Earphone Deep Bass Headset Sport with Mic Voice Assistant
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$429.86
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 walmartBose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 wit...Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 with Google Assistant - Black
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$339.00

Sony WH-1000XM3

Buy used:

$174.98

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...Sony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones, Black WH-1000XM3/B (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$248.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) Bundle with USB Adapter and More
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$264.43
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...Sony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones Silver WH-1000XM3/S (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$249.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) with Carry Case and in-Flight Adapter
Amazon logo
$279.95
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) with Cleaning Cloth
Amazon logo
$262.26
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Silver) with Cleaning Cloth
Amazon logo
$273.13
Sony WH-1000XM3 pricegrabberSony WH1000XM3/B wireless noise-cancelli...Sony WH1000XM3/B wireless noise-cancelling headphones (black)
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$348.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 pricegrabberSony WH1000XM3/S wireless noise-cancelli...Sony WH1000XM3/S wireless noise-cancelling headphones (silver)
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$348.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 aliexpressEarphones & Headphones Sony wh-1000xm3 P...Earphones & Headphones Sony wh-1000xm3 Portable Audio headset Earphone Headphone wireless bluetooth noise canceling
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$329.87
Sony WH-1000XM3 walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant - Black
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$348.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
3.has a detachable cable
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

254g

255g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.Battery life

20h

38h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.charge time

2.5h

3h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a battery level indicator
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.Has USB Type-C
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
6.has a removable battery
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

5

4.2

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

8

3

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700
Sony WH-1000XM3
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

1

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Price comparison

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Buy used:

$119.99

ProductStorePrice
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control - Black
Amazon logo
$279.00
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 AmazonBose Quietcontrol 30 Wireless Headphones...Bose Quietcontrol 30 Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black
Amazon logo
$229.00
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 AmazonSennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless Noise Can...Sennheiser Momentum 3 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones with Alexa, Auto On/Off, Smart Pause Functionality and Smart Control App, Black
Amazon logo
$310.28
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireles...Bose QuietComfort 35 (Series II) Wireless Headphones, Noise Cancelling - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$217.99
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 Series II Wireless ...Bose QuietComfort 35 Series II Wireless Noise-Canceling Headphones (Black) (789564-0010) + AOM Bundle - International Version (1 Year AOM Warranty)
Amazon logo
$229.00
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 aliexpressBose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 Blu...Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 Bluetooth Wireless Bluetooth Earphone Deep Bass Headset Sport with Mic Voice Assistant
aliexpress logo
$429.86
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 walmartBose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 wit...Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 with Google Assistant - Black
walmart logo
$339.00

Sony WH-1000XM3

Buy used:

$174.98

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...Sony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones, Black WH-1000XM3/B (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$248.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) Bundle with USB Adapter and More
Amazon logo
$264.43
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...Sony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones Silver WH-1000XM3/S (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$249.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) with Carry Case and in-Flight Adapter
Amazon logo
$279.95
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) with Cleaning Cloth
Amazon logo
$262.26
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Silver) with Cleaning Cloth
Amazon logo
$273.13
Sony WH-1000XM3 pricegrabberSony WH1000XM3/B wireless noise-cancelli...Sony WH1000XM3/B wireless noise-cancelling headphones (black)
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$348.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 pricegrabberSony WH1000XM3/S wireless noise-cancelli...Sony WH1000XM3/S wireless noise-cancelling headphones (silver)
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$348.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 aliexpressEarphones & Headphones Sony wh-1000xm3 P...Earphones & Headphones Sony wh-1000xm3 Portable Audio headset Earphone Headphone wireless bluetooth noise canceling
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$329.87
Sony WH-1000XM3 walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant - Black
walmart logo
$348.00

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